WASHINGTON -- An environmental bill important to banks and other lenders sprang back to life Wednesday when a House subcommittee approved the measure on a 21-0 vote.

The House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on transportation and hazardous materials sent legislation overhauling the Superfund law on to the full committee, which is also expected to give its blessing.

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